"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.